The College of William and Mary has signed on to the Sustainable Endowments Institute’s Billion Dollar Green Challenge, pledging to grow its green revolving fund for environmental efforts from $200,000 to $1 million by 2025.
Henry Broaddus, the college’s vice president for strategic initiatives and public affairs, announced the adoption of the college’s first long-term Sustainability Plan.
William and Mary is the first public institution in Virginia to join the billion dollar green challenge.
“Today we are affirming green is more than just a school color,” Broaddus said. “We are affirming that sustainability in its broadest sense, beyond environmental conservation alone,...